Hyatt Opens Second Goa Property

Hyatt Hotels Corporation opened its second property in Goa on India’s west coast earlier this week. Located on the calm and inviting waters of Bambolim Bay, the new Grand Hyatt Goa is built in the architectural style of a 17th century Indo-Portuguese palace and spread across 28 acres of lush tropical gardens.   314 contemporary … Continue reading

Marriott International Expands Indian Presence With Two New Hotels

Hospitality giant Marriott International has expanded its presence in India with the opening of 2 new properties under its popular Courtyard by Marriott brand. The Courtyard by Marriott Ahmedabad and Courtyard by Marriott Mumbai International Airport join 9 other sister hotels in Chennai, Goa, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Mumbai and Pune, adding nearly 500 rooms to the company’s portfolio … Continue reading

Kingfisher Airlines To Join Oneworld

India’s Kingfisher Airlines has signed a memorandum of understanding to become a full member of the Oneworld airline alliance. Subject to regulatory approval, the airline is expected to complete the procedures to become a part of Oneworld by 2011.   The addition of Kingfisher will link the airline’s extensive domestic network in India to Oneworld’s global network of … Continue reading

Westin Expands Indian Presence

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has expanded its Westin brand in India with the opening of the new Westin Pune Koregaon Park. Located in close proximity to the airport and railway station, the 277-room hotel  is the second Westin property in the country and offers panoramic views of the Mulla-Mutha River.   Each room is furnished with … Continue reading

India’s Second Ibis Opens In Pune

Accor’s economy Ibis brand has opened its second property in India. The 175-room Ibis Pune is located 5 minutes away from Pune International Airport and offers easy accessibility to the city’s commercial, leisure and cultural districts.   Each room is furnished with amenities familiar to guests at Ibis properties around the world. Amenities include a … Continue reading